Prerequisite: ECON 560, MGMT 560, MGMT 552, or its equivalent. (Both semesters or summer/3 credits)
This course examines the role of information systems in and affecting the modern organization. It explores the various ways that information technology can provide competitive advantatge and covers managerial concerns related to the selection, evaluation and implementation of information systems. Social and policy issues are also considered. Various types of information systems are examined throughout the course through applications, exercises, cases and readings.